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The Wasteflake Project starts conversations on culture and science.
The Wasteflake Project is currently being remodeled. Existing users can still login and add material but we are not actively seeking participants. If you would like a new a user id created or the password of an existing user reset please send email to wasteman at wasteflake.com.

Flintknapping debris in an archaeology laboratory
Flintknapping debris in an archaeology laboratory, a suitable metaphor for WasteFlake processes—a bunch of people working together to create different things, and making a holy mess of it! Photo credit: Travis. https://www.flickr.com/photos/baggis/431156885

Work in progress at Wasteflake, linked here for your consideration:
  1. Poetry
  2. Matt's Thing
  3. TravelsDownTheRabbitHoleWithSteve
  4. Background Checks Stories digging into the meaning of news breaks (these are the most recent)
  5. HaveUniverseNeedName
  6. Sour Grapes and Saddle Sores Latest posted
    1. The Middle People
    2. FYI: Genetically Modified Organisms
    3. Taken for Granted
  7. Wonderful Things
  8. Book Reviews
  9. Book of Frauds
  10. Archaeology Films updated 30 May 2021
  11. It's AboutTime
  12. Recovered Articles from About and Dot-Dash Most current only
    1. Altered States of Consciousness
    2. The Inca Garcilaso de la Vega
    3. History of Plazas and Patios
    4. Hoards and Caches in Archaeology
    5. Yersinia pestis and the Bubonic Plague
    6. The Lost Library of Alexandria
    7. Terra Preta, Ancient Composting, and Biochar in the Amazon
  13. Opinions
    1. Batter Catcher Ump
    2. What To Do If You Can't Find Cheap Labor? Raise Your Wages.
    3. Open letter to Grassley and Ernst
    4. Cassandra and the Republican Senate
  14. Favorite Word Puzzles
  15. PeerReview -- just what is it? Is the Wasteflake Project an example of expanded peer review, or an entirely new kind of peer review?
  16. Popular images of science and scientists: see Cornelius' position paper on PopularArchaeology and discuss images of popular archaeology in the forum.
  17. Fiction! See WasteflakeFiction for stories, both finished and in progress.
    1. The Encyclopedia of Minor Deities
    2. Jiffy Kleen and the Total Perspective Vortex
  18. SpamArt. If enough users, at enough keyboards, enter enough subject lines from spam, will it be art?
  19. MoreWasteflake -- everything from MixologicalScience to SoWhatsUp.

What is a Wiki? See the WikiIs page.

Created by steve. Last Modification: Thursday 24 of November, 2022 09:27:00 EST by KKris.